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The Kessler Plaza Neighborhood Association, formed in 1993, is committed to the homeowners living in this North Oak Cliff neighborhood in Dallas, Texas. Keep up to date by joining our Yahoo Group and following us on Facebook.

Next KPNA Meeting Scheduled for September 29

Mark your calendars! Dates for our upcoming neighborhood meetings are here! As always, they begin at 7:00 PM at Preparing the Way Ministries, the church at the corner of Franklin and Jefferson. Door prizes, crime updates, and wine crawls to be discussed. See everyone at the next meeting on September 29!

City of Dallas Twice-Weekly Watering Schedule

The City of Dallas has implemented mandatory watering restrictions.

Irrigation of landscaped areas with hose-end sprinklers or automatic irrigation sys­tems is limited to no more than twice per week according to the MANDATORY schedule. No watering is allowed on Mondays, Tuesdays or Fridays and watering is prohibited between 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. on the allowed watering days. Drip irrigation, soaker hoses and hand-watering are permitted on any day.

Please note the schedule below for allowed watering days based upon the last digit of your street address.

The first violation of the restrictions will result in a warning; subsequent violations could mean fines of $250 to $2,000.

For additional information including a list of FAQs, visit Save Dallas Water.

Simple Steps to Help Prevent Home Burglaries

Most residential burglaries are crimes of opportunity. Criminals look for easy targets where the risk of detection is low. Chances are good you can lower the burglary appeal at your home by improving security. The more you do to keep your home from looking like an easy mark, the greater your chances of avoiding a break-in.

Click here for more information and some videos that highlight various home safety improvements that homeowners can take to help prevent burglaries.

Have you Joined or Renewed Your Membership to NOCUPP?

Wouldn’t it be great to have additional patrols through Kessler Plaza by uniformed, off-duty police officers, driving marked squad cars? We have the opportunity to do just that through our continued participation in the North Oak Cliff United Police Patrol (NOCUPP).

What is NOCUPP?
NOCUPP is a non-profit organization that manages the Expanded Neighborhood Patrol program in seven North Oak Cliff neighborhoods.

Why should I join NOCUPP?
As a NOCUPP subscriber, you do your part to reduce crime in our neighborhood. When you join, your name and information is provided to our NOCUPP police officers who use the information to learn who belongs at your home and when, and who doesn’t. Members can call patrolling officers directly using a dedicated cell phone number. NOCUPP officers respond within minutes when they are on duty. NOCUPP also provides alarm response, even if the home has had false alarms in the past.

We all know we live in one of the most beautiful areas of our city. By working together, we can help keep it one of the safest. If you are willing to commit to being a part of this program, please contact our KPNA NOCUPP representative, Nola Rae Smith at or (214) 536-4640.

KPNA Officers for 2014

President - Ruben Avendaño
Vice President - Jay Orelup
Secretary -
Erin Christopher Garza
Treasurer - Janet

See it. Snap it. Send it. New Dallas 311 Mobile App Available

Keeping Dallas clean just got a lot easier. All you have to do is see a code violation, snap a picture and send it to City Hall via your smartphone – it’s that easy.

But first you need to download our NEW Dallas 311 mobile app from the Google Play store or the iTunes store. It’s going to allow you to report service requests on the go. The new app is free and easy to use. It literally takes no more than one minute to submit a service request via your smartphone or tablet.

Click here for more information.

Follow us on Facebook!
Kessler Plaza has a page on Facebook. Click here to visit (and "like") our Facebook page.



Next KPNA Meeting
Tuesday, September 29, 2015, 7:00 PM
Preparing the Way Ministires
2442 W. Jefferson Blvd.

Upcoming Events

Summer Soiree
August 1, 2015
8:00 – 11:00 PM
2704 Alco Ave.
Suggested donation: $20

Calendar of Events

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